People

Principal Investigator

Kit Parker

Kit Parker, Ph.D.
Tarr Family Professor of Bioengineering and Applied Physics
Wyss Institute for Biologically-Inspired Engineering
Harvard Stem Cell Institute
Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
29 Oxford St., Pierce Hall 321, Cambridge, MA 02138

Visiting Faculty

COL/Prof. Michael Phillips

COL (Professor and Head) Michael D. Phillips
Department of Mathematical Sciences
United States Military Academy
T: 617-496-1697
60 Oxford St., Room 332, Cambridge, MA 02138

Visiting Scholar

Renita Horton, Ph.D.
Mississippi State University
T: 617-432-1640
3 Blackfan Circle, Room 517, Boston, MA 0211

Staff Scientists

Patrick Campbell

Patrick Campbell
T: 617-495-4870
58 Oxford St., Room 405, Cambridge, MA 02138

Angie Greer
T: 617-496-3034
58 Oxford St., Room 224, Cambridge, MA 02138

John Ferrier
T: 617-496-3034
60 Oxford St., Cambridge, MA 02138

Postdoctoral Fellows

Stephanie Dauth
T: 617-496-3034
58 Oxford St., Room 224, Cambridge, MA 02138

Alanna Gannon
T: 617-496-1697
60 Oxford St., Room 332, Cambridge, MA 02138

Thomas Grevesse
T: 617-496-3034
58 Oxford St., Room 224, Cambridge, MA 02138

Dong-Hwee Kim
T: 617-496-3034
58 Oxford St., Room 224, Cambridge, MA 02138

Ville Kujala

Ville Kujala
T: 617-432-1640
3 Blackfan Circle, Room 517, Boston, MA 02115

Johan Ulrik Lind

Johan Ulrik Lind
T: 617-496-1697
60 Oxford St., Room 332, Cambridge, MA 02138

Luke MacQueen
T: 617-495-4870
58 Oxford St., Room 406, Cambridge, MA 02138

Ben Maoz
T: 617-496-3034
58 Oxford St., Room 224, Cambridge, MA 02138

Janna Nawroth
T: 617-432-1640
3 Blackfan Circle, Room 517, Boston, MA 02115

Sung Jin Park

Sung Jin Park
T: 617-496-1697
60 Oxford St., Room 332, Cambridge, MA 02138

Francesco Pasqualini
T: 617-432-1640
3 Blackfan Circle, Room 517, Boston, MA 02115

Benjamin Pope
T: 617-495-3130
60 Oxford St., Room 331, Cambridge, MA 02138

Lisa Scudder
T: 617-496-1697
60 Oxford St., Room 332, Cambridge, MA 02138

Sean Sheehy

Sean Sheehy
T: 617-495-3130
60 Oxford St., Room 331, Cambridge, MA 02138

Arun Shrivats
T: 617-496-1697
60 Oxford St., Room 332, Cambridge, MA 02138

Moran Yadid
T: 617-432-1640
3 Blackfan Circle, Room 517, Boston, MA 02115

Graduate Students

Seungkuk Ahn
60 Oxford St., Room 332, Cambridge, MA 02138

Andrew Capulli

Andrew Capulli
T: 617-495-4870
58 Oxford St., Room 406, Cambridge, MA 02138

Christophe Chantre
T: 617-495-4870
58 Oxford St., Room 406, Cambridge, MA 02138

Aaron Glieberman
T: 617-495-3206
60 Oxford St., Room 323, Cambridge, MA 02138

Grant Gonzalez
60 Oxford St., Room 323, Cambridge, MA 02138
Blakely Bussie O’Connor
T: 617-496-3034
58 Oxford St., Room 224, Cambridge, MA 02138

Alexander Peyton Nesmith

Alexander Peyton Nesmith
T: 617-496-3034
58 Oxford St., Room 224, Cambridge, MA 02138
Kevin Shores
Kevin Shores
T: 803-493-7693
60 Oxford St., Room 323, Cambridge, MA 02138

Nina Sinatra
T: 617-495-4870
58 Oxford St., Room 406, Cambridge, MA 02138

Undergraduate Students

Alexander Cho
T: 617-495-3206
60 Oxford St., Room 323, Cambridge, MA 02138

Ryan Halvorson
T: 540-419-3855
60 Oxford St., Room 332, Cambridge, MA 02138

Karaghen Hudson
T: 617-496-1697
60 Oxford St., Room 332, Cambridge, MA 02138

Tara Murty
T: 413-336-0233
58 Oxford St., Cambridge, MA 02138

Charles Park
T: 206-739-9221
60 Oxford St., Room 332, Cambridge, MA 02138

Jorge Jimenez
60 Oxford St., Room 332, Cambridge, MA 02138

Ian Perkins

Ian Perkins
T: 617-495-3206
60 Oxford St., Room 323, Cambridge, MA 02138

Summer Students

Charles Garcia Alver
T: 813-774-0722
60 Oxford St., Room 323, Cambridge, MA 02138

Taler Brazell
T: 617-495-4870
58 Oxford St., Room 406, Cambridge, MA 02138

John Doyle
T: 617-495-3206
60 Oxford St., Room 323, Cambridge, MA 02138

Joe Anthony Festa
T: 508-961-7303
60 Oxford St., Room 332, Cambridge, MA 02138

Joy Rosa Jackson
T: 617-496-1697
60 Oxford St., Room 332, Cambridge, MA 02138

Adrian Ledesma-Mendoza
T: 505-918-9064
60 Oxford St., 4th Floor, Cambridge, MA 02138

Mary Kate Macedonia
T: 617-496-3034
58 Oxford St., Room 224, Cambridge, MA 02138

Thomas Manuel
T: 617-432-1640
3 Blackfan Circle, Room 517, Boston, MA 02115

William Mehalick
T: 617-495-3206
60 Oxford St., Room 323, Cambridge, MA 02138

Virginia Phillips
T: 617-495-4870
58 Oxford St., Room 406, Cambridge, MA 02138

Kevin Talty
T: 617-495-4870
58 Oxford St., Room 406, Cambridge, MA 02138

Jack Ward
T: 617-495-4870
58 Oxford St., Room 406, Cambridge, MA 02138
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What's New

Congratulations to Dr. Hemphill!! June 1st, 2015

Matthew Hemphill was hooded as part of the Harvard Commencement Exercises last week! Matt completed his doctorate last calendar year and is now a postdoctoral fellow at the University of Pennsylvania Department of Bioengineering. Congrats Matt!

BBQ Smoker Complete May 9th, 2015

BBQ SMOKER

Folks, we have completed the ultimate BBQ smoker. Here is the link to some of the early press coverage.

Boston Globe Article

Standby for more.

Prof Parker

Welcome, New Fellows! May 9th, 2015

The DBG would like to welcome our newest Post-Doctoral Fellows to the team. Dr. Arun Shrivats completed his Ph.D. at Carnegie Mellon University and joins us after a brief period in industry. Dr. Alanna Gannon completed her Ph.D. at Trinity College, University of Dublin. Dr. Dong-Hwee Kim joins us after completing his doctoral studies at Johns Hopkins University. Ben Pope joins us from Florida where he received his Ph.D. from Florida State University. Welcome to the DBG!

Welcome to the DBG!! May 8th, 2015

2015 sees the arrival of one new researcher to the DBG team and the return of one researcher. Mary Kate Macedonia joins us from Case Western University. Kevin Murphy returns to the DBG after some time in the NFL. Maeve Gilmartin also joins us from Galway, Ireland and will work as our new Research Project Administrator. Welcome everybody!

Congratulations! January 24th, 2015

Congratulations to David Boyle on his retirement from Harvard!! Thank you, David, for your years of service to Harvard and to the DBG and good luck in your future endeavors. You will be missed!!